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Rand Paul: GOP Must "Evolve"

Mary973 Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 12:48 AM
Of course not all Hispanics are the same, no ethnicity is homogeneous. I am only speaking from my experience with many Hispanics here in Texas. I was responding to Maryanne24 and her unfavorable comparison of Hispanics to Irish and Italian immigrants, which hopefully is not the Repub attitude.
Rising GOP star Rand Paul made some surprising comments about his own party in an interview on Sunday, acknowledging the GOP's recent public image struggles and the need for a kind of evolution.

Speaking to a New York City radio station, Paul said "we are not popular" while pointedly noting the party's struggles in New England and on the west coast.

"We think the Republican Party needs to evolve and adapt, or we are going to become a permanent minority party... we think a little more of a libertarian Republican, someone who is a strict...